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  • Invertebrate Zoology OPH-3170 MCZ Invertebrate Zoology
  • Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis
  • whole animal (dry)
  •    Paratype of Amphioplus megapomus
  • Japan: Kii Strait, Between Shikoku and Honshu Islands
  • Pacific Ocean: Pacific, Northwest
  • 27 Aug 1906
  • BerkeleyMapper
Identifications
Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis (Lyman, 1874)
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis
Identified by World Register of Marine Species on 2015-02-04
Nature of ID: revised taxonomy
Amphioplus megapomus H.L. Clark, 1911
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphioplus megapomus
Identified by Hubert Lyman Clark in 1911
Nature of ID: type ID
Citations
Clark 1911, Page 170, Paratype of Amphioplus megapomus

 
North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
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Media Details
North Pacific Ophiurans in the Collection of the United States National Museum
 
Locality and Collecting Event Details
Continent/Ocean: Pacific Ocean
Specific Locality: Japan: Kii Strait, Between Shikoku and Honshu Islands
Verbatim Locality: From Kobe, Japan To Yokohama, Japan., Tomaga Shima Lt., N. 12.5d E., 11.8 Miles.;
Collecting Method: Multiple Methods
Collecting Source: wild caught
Depth: 37 fms
Coordinates: 34° 5´ 30´´ N 134° 56´ 40´´ E (Datum: unknown)
[no agent data]; 1906-08-27; Source: unknown
Collecting Date: 27 Aug 1906
Collectors
USFC Steamer Albatross
Identifiers
station number: 4964
Part Details
Part Name Condition Disposition # Remarks
whole animal (dry) good in collection 1